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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 22611503, Entry date: 10/09/2017

Which SIMATIC NET PROFIBUS PC CP is compatible with which Microsoft Windows operating system?

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The attached table gives you information about compatibility between Microsoft Windows operating systems and the SIMATIC NET PROFIBUS PC CPs.

Compatibility between Microsoft Windows operating system and PROFIBUS PC CPs

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  • Check the compatibility of Microsoft Windows operating systems and SIMATIC NET PC software in Entry ID: 64847781. Up to and including SIMATIC NET PC software V8.0 all Microsoft Windows operating systems are supported only in 32 bits.
  • The requirement is that the SIMATIC NET PC software used includes the driver for the PROFIBUS CP concerned.
  • The SIMATIC NET CD 05/2000 is not released on server systems for Windows NT and Windows 2000.
  • The compatibility of Windows 2000 also applies for Windows 2000 Server.
  • Windows XP without SP is not supported.

Additional Keywords
CP5623, CP5624, CP5613, CP5614, CP5621, CP5611, CP5512, CP5511, CP5711, CP5603, CP5622, CP5612

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